announced their Display Center officially opened in Zhangjiang High-Tech
Park of Shanghai on Jan 9, 2013.
It has been built on 1,800 square meters of laboratory space to offer
our partners access to rapid prototyping support and advanced product &
process development in the display industry. It has been equipped with
state of the art equipment for assembling and testing displays such as
lamination machine, curing oven, temperature-humidity chamber and mura
detection machine. The equipments are designed to assemble displays up
to 65” with liquid optically clear adhesives. In addition, the high tech
exhibition and training center will enable a quick transfer of our
discoveries to our customers.
As displays and touch screen panels are becoming more readily available,
people expect an ever improving experience with a clearer picture,
bigger screen, thinner body and nicer look. Henkel’s innovative LOCA
(Liquid Optically Clear Adhesive) technologies provide bonding solutions
to ensure customers’ enjoyment of outstanding viewing experiences with
reduced energy consumption and extended battery life. With excellent
optical performance and high durability, LOCAs can increase the contrast
of display panels to 400% under the sunshine and greatly improve users’
At present, Henkel adhesive and equipment solutions have already been
successfully applied within key projects of many world famous
manufacturers including mobile phone, laptop/tablet PC, e-book and
related touch screen, display and components assembly manufacturers.
Henkel is one of the very few suppliers who can provide adhesive and
support dispensing and curing equipments at the same time.
As a part of its R&D strategies for Asia Pacific, Henkel Display Center
will further improve Henkel’s technical R&D plan in China and the
region. “Henkel places great focus on the development of China and Asia
Pacific market. The establishment of Henkel Display Center will improve
our R&D capability in Asia and enable even closer cooperation with main
customers and distributors. This will help to improve the business value
of China and the whole Asia Pacific region to further enhance Henkel’s
global sustainable development strategy,” said Mr. Steven Dufresne, Vice
President of Henkel Asia-Pacific and China General Industry.
Henkel operates worldwide with leading brands and technologies in three
business areas: Laundry & Home Care, Beauty Care and Adhesive
Technologies. Founded in 1876, Henkel holds global leading market
positions both in the consumer and industrial businesses with well-known
brands such as Persil, Schwarzkopf and Loctite. Henkel employs about
47,000 people and reported sales of 15,605 million euros and adjusted
operating profit of 2,029 million euros in fiscal 2011. Henkel’s
preferred shares are listed in the German stock index DAX and the
company ranks among the Fortune Global 500.
Matt Yun, +86-21-2891 8824